Let’s celebrate the positive impact that tourism has on the Grand Strand.
Join us on Wednesday, May 8th from 3pm to 6pm at the Doubletree Resort by Hilton in the oceanfront ballroom. The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and CVB will provide an update on destination marketing, sales and advocacy, while industry partners will share how they’re leveraging social to inspire visitation. We’ll close the celebration with a cocktail hour on the deck. Travel Matters to the Grand Strand! #NTTW19 #TourismWorksforUs
The plague of human trafficking is integrated into many areas of our lives without our knowledge. Learn about the scope of the issue, how to recognize it, and what to do when you see it. Assist in the fight to stop this horrendous offense that is the fastest growing global criminal enterprise that exists today. It is a threat to our children and to humankind. Get the most up to date information about what you need to know so you can help us combat this scourge on our society.
The annual meeting of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is the chamber's largest corporate event. Leaders of the chamber highlight the success of the past year, look ahead to the next year, and present awards to some very deserving chamber investor companies and outstanding individuals in our community. Reserve your seat today!
Join us in Columbia for our 2019 Grand Strand Legislative Reception sponsored by Coastal Carolinas Association of Realtors, Coastal Carolina University, Horry Georgetown Home Builders Association, Horry Georgetown Technical College and Golf Tourism Solutions.
Travel South Showcase heads to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina February 24-27, 2019.
Travel South Showcase is the premier Marketplace event in the South where over 600 tourism professionals gather for 3 days of intensive meetings with a goal of delivering more visitors, spending more time and more money in the South. This regional appointment-style marketplace offers the most targeted opportunity for tour operators and wholesalers to meet face to face with Southern Suppliers.
The January Business After Hours will be held in conjunction with our 2019 Member-to-Member Business Expo presented by Coastal Luxe Interiors at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A. Come network with hundreds of people and businesses showcasing their products and services and enjoy complimentary refreshments and spirits. The event allows MBACC and MBAHA business investors of all types and sizes the chance to exhibit their products and services all under one roof. The expo is free to attend and there is an economical price to exhibit. The theme is holidays, so decorate your booth with your favorite holiday such as Christmas, Easter, Halloween, etc. for the chance to win an award!
oin us for the 2018 Beach Renourishment Project Update on Wednesday, December 5, from 8:30-10 a.m. at Inlet Affairs in Murrells Inlet. Attendees will hear from Wes Wilson and Bethney Ward with the US Army Corps of Engineers and enjoy breakfast. The meeting is being sponsored by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce's South Strand Council.
Do business while combining luxury, health and fun, along with delicious food and drinks at this premier spa and fitness center. Hospitality Partnership All Access events offer a great opportunity to exchange business cards and ideas as you meet new hospitality business associates and strengthen established ones.
Attend this moderated panel discussion with members of the Horry-Georgetown Legislative Delegation to learn where your elected officials stand on important issues affecting the Grand Strand area. The chamber also will present its legislative priorities and agenda for 2019.
A continuation of the Sept. 6 Minority Business Certification Workshop. Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and its Business Diversity Council are hosting a two-part workshop to guide business owners through the application process to acquire minority-owned business certifications through the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the National Veteran Business Development Council and the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.
Join us for the 2018 Beach Renourishment Project Update on Wednesday, September 12, from 8:30-10 a.m. at Inlet Affairs in Murrells Inlet. Attendees will hear from Wes Wilson and Bethney Ward with the US Army Corps of Engineers and enjoy breakfast. The meeting is being sponsored by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce's South Strand Council.
Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and its Business Diversity Council are hosting a two-part workshop to guide business owners through the application process to acquire minority-owned business certifications through the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the National Veteran Business Development Council and the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.
Public Safety Awareness will feature a variety of community leaders who understand the importance of safety awareness in the community. Their insight will provide you with tips and tools on how to be safe. The event will also offer a Q&A panel as well as networking opportunities. Speakers include: Speakers Include: Chief Amy Prock, Chief of Police, Myrtle Beach Police Department, Deputy Fire Marshal Scott Ordway, Myrtle Beach Fire Department and Lauren Clever, Executive Director, Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corporation and moderated by Mark Kruea, Director and Public Information Officer, City of Myrtle Beach.
Join other gsSCENE members in this exclusive networking opportunity. gsSCENE realizes that it’s hard to network, especially at the large socials, so we created Lunch Rush a networking event limited to 20 people. You can learn a whole new way of getting to know other young professionals.
Join your industry peers and local leaders for a casual fun evening of networking as we celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day on April 12th, 5:30-7:30 p.m. and spotlight the local and global economic impact group markets we have in our industry.
Save the Date! Join us on Wednesday, March 14th, 8am-Noon, for the Myrtle Beach Area Tourism Marketing Summit. We have taken the highlights of our Spring Marketing Update and have expanded that to include more dialogue with area partners and experts, as well as special tracks of interest.
Join us as we discuss the Summer Work & Travel Program in Myrtle Beach. US Visa sponsors will be on hand as well as the US Department of State, ISOP representatives, employers, community members, volunteers and more. This is a great place to learn how you can get involved or to learn more about the program.